Books and Monographs

(Reverse chronological order)
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  1. Co-author, Managing the Macroeconomy: Monetary and Exchange Rate Issues in India, Palgrave-Macmillan (
  2. 6 chapters, 210 pages), August 2015 (
  3. with Venkataramana Yanamandra).
  4. Co-author, “Economic Management in a Volatile Environment: Monetary and Financial Issues,” Palgrave-Macmillan,  December 2014 (with Sasidaran Gopalan). Book reviewed in Asian-Pacific Economic Literature,Vol.29, No.2, 2015, pp.103-106. (Click here for the Review).
  5. Co-author, “Fiscal Sustainability and Competitiveness in Europe and Asia,” Palgrave-Macmillan (6 chapters, 200 pages), 2014 (with Khee Giap Tan and Kong Yam Tan).
  6. Author, “Exchange Rates and Foreign Direct Investment in Emerging Asia“, Routledge, 2011 (10 chapters, 216 pages). Book reviewed in the ASEAN Economic Bulletin, Vol.29, No.2, 2012, pp.166-67.
  7. Co-author, “Crisis, Capital Flows and FDI in Emerging Asia“, Oxford University Press, 2011 (10 chapters, 247 pages) (with Sasidaran Gopalan and Rabin Hattari).
  8. Author, “Emerging Asia: Essays on Crises, Capital Flows, FDI and Exchange Rate Policy“, Palgrave-Macmillan, 2011 (10 chapters, 175 pages). Book reviewed in the  ASEAN Economic Bulletin, Vol.28, No.3, 2011, pp.414-22 and Asian-Pacific Economic Literature, Vol.26, No.2, 2012, pp.171-72
  9. Author, “Monetary, Trade and Investment Issues in India“, Oxford University Press, 2009 (10 chapters, 239 pages). Reviewed in the Hindu (October 24, 2009). Book reviewed in the Indian Growth and Development Review, 2010, pp.209-213.
  10. Co-author, “Exchange Rate Regimes and Macroeconomic Management in Asia“, Hong Kong University Press, 2009 (10 chapters, 234 pages) (with Tony Cavoli).
  11. Author“Exchange Rates, Currency Crisis and Monetary Cooperation in Asia“, Palgrave-MacMillan Press, 2009 (11 chapters, 242 pages). Book reviewed in the ASEAN Economic Bulletin, Vol.28, No.1, 2011, pp.103-105.
  12. Co-author, “Singapore’s Trade and Investment Performance and Policies“, World Scientific Press, 2009 (7 chapters, 106 pages) (with Shandre Thangavelu). Book reviewed in the Singapore Economic Review, Vol. 55, No. 3, 2010, pp. 597–98.
  13. Co-author, “Asia in the Global Economy: Finance, Trade and Investment, World Scientific Press, 2007 (20 Chapters, 350 pages) (Sunil Rongala).
  14. Author, “Economic Globalization and Asia: Essays on Finance, Trade and Taxation“, World Scientific Press, 2003 (9 Chapters, 200 pages). Book reviewed in the Business Times, (Singapore, February 02, 2004), Journal of the Asia Pacific Economy, 10 (3), pp.397-402, 2005, Asia Pacific Economic Literature, 19 (2), pp.81-82, and Singapore Economic Review, 49 (2), pp.291-293, 2004, and Indian Journal of Economics and Business, June 2005.
  15. Co-author“The Evolving Asian Financial Architecture”, revised version published as Princeton Essays in International Economics No.266, February/March 2002 (with Graham Bird).
  16. Author“(Ir)relevance of Currency Crises Theory to the Devaluation and Collapse of the Thai Baht”, revised version published as Princeton Studies in International Economics No.88, February 2001.
  17. Co-author, “Singapore’s Attraction to Free Trade Areas: Bilateral Trade Relations with Japan and the US”, Singapore: Institute of Southeast Asian Studies, 2001 (with Rahul Sen and Reza Siregar).
  18. Book Reviewed and cited in two articles in the Business Times ( 12) (Singapore, April 25, 2001) and Australian Journal of Political Science, 38 (2), pp.362-363, 2003.
  19. Author, “Economic Collapse in Southeast Asia”, Policy StudyThe Lowe Institute of Political Economy, Claremont, CA, July 1999.
  20. Co-author, “The Macroeconomics of Financing Government Expenditure: A Survey of the Static Consequences”, Singapore: Singapore University Press, 1997 (with Mukul Asher). Book reviewed in Asia-Pacific Development Journal, 4 (2), 1997.



  1. Co-editor, “Issues in Governance, Growth and Globalisation in Asia,” World Scientific (10 chapters, 196 pages), 2014 (with Tony Cavoli and Siona Listokin). Book reviewed in Asian-Pacific Economic Literature, Vol.29, No.1, 2015, pp.203-205. (Click here for the Review).
  2. Co-editor, “Princeton Encyclopedia of the World Economy“, Princeton University Press, 2009 (with Kenneth Reinert, Lewis Davis and Amy Glass). Reviewed by the Reference & Users Services Quarterly (RUSQ) and Reference Reviews, Vol. 24, No. 2, 2010.
  3. Guest Co-editor, “Production Fragmentation and Outsourcing in Asia,” Singapore Economic Review, Vol.5, No.3, December 2008 (with Shandre Thangavelu).
  4. Co-editor, “Monetary, Exchange Rate and Financial Issues and Policies in Asia“, World Scientific Press, 2008 (10 chapters, 300 pages) (with Shandre Thangavelu and Rasyad Parinduri). Draft Introductory chapter available here.
  5. Guest Editor, Special Section on “Asia: Markets, Currencies and Crises”, in Macroeconomics and Finance in Emerging Market Economies, September 2008.
  6. Co-editor, “Capital Flows, Macroeconomic Management and Regional Cooperation in Asia”, Korea Institute for Economic Policy, 2008 (7 chapters, 190 pages) (with Kyung Tae Lee). Draft Introductory chapter available here.
  7. Co-editor, “New Dimensions of Economic Globalization: Surge of Outward FDI from Asia“, World Scientific Press, 2008 (10 Chapters, 400 pages) (with Rajiv Kumar and Nicola Virgill). Draft Introductory chapter available hereBook review
  8. Co-editor, “Managing Globalisation: Lessons from China and India“, World Scientific Press, 2006 (16 Chapters, 480 pages) (with David Kelly and Gillian Goh). Draft Introductory chapter available here. Related op-ed carried by Yale Global Online. Book reviewed in the Asia Pacific Economic Literature, 2008, pp.71-72.
  9. Editor, “Sustaining Competitiveness in the New Global Economy: The Experience of Singapore“, Cheltenham: Edward Elgar, 2003 (12 Chapters, 296 pages). Contents available here. Book reviewed in the Asia Pacific Economic Literature, 19 (2), pp.85-86.
  10. Co-editor, “Singapore: The Year in Review”, Singapore: Oxford University Press, 1999 (with Ooi Giok Ling).